Run for Russ 5K run

More than 1,000 runners and walkers are expected to attend the 17th annual Run for Russ 5K run, scheduled for 8 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 3 in downtown Chino. For information on this year’s race, see Page C1.

February 2018

1—Chino Valley school board, 7 p.m., district office, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino

2—Groundhog Day

2-3—Chino Community Theatre’s “The Importance of Being Earnest,” 13123 Seventh St.

2—Movie and dinner, 5 p.m., $7 for residents, $17 for non-residents, includes popcorn and drink, Chino Senior Center, 13170 Central Ave.

3—Coffee with Curt Hagman, 8 to 9:30 a.m., co-host Chino Hills Mayor Peter Rogers, Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive.

3—Run for Russ 5K run-walk, 8 a.m., downtown Chino. Information: chinopd.org.

6—Black history month storytime, 11:30 to 12:30 p.m., and 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Chino Branch Library, 13180 Central Ave.

6—CVUSD Science Fair, all day judging with viewing from bleachers only, Woodcrest Junior High, 2725 South Campus, Ontario 

7—CVUSD Science Fair viewing and award ceremony, 6 to 7 p.m., Woodcrest Junior High, 2725 South Campus, Ontario. 

8-11—Chino Kiwanis Club comedy benefit play “Million Dollar Meatballs,” 13123 Seventh St.

9-10 — Chino Hills High Theater Department musical comedy, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”, 7 p.m., 16150 Pomona Rincon Road.

10—Volunteer orientation, 10 a.m. to noon, learn the types of duties a library volunteer can do, Chino Branch Library. Information: 465-5280.

11—King and Queen of Hearts Dog Park for a Day, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., costume contests, raffles, vendors, Vila Borba Park, 17001 Amadora Drive, Chino Hills, sponsored by Dog Park for Chino Hills Committee. Information: 597-3111.

12—Lincoln’s Birthday, Chino Valley district schools closed.

13—Valentine’s Day dance showcase, noon to 2 p.m., Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive.

14—Valentine’s Day

14—Ash Wednesday

15—African American Heritage Storytime, 4 to 6 p.m., Chino Hills Branch Library, 14020 City Center Drive.

15—CVUSD Student Government Day, 8 to 11:30 a.m., at the district board room, 5130 Riverside Dr., Chino; Chino City Hall council chambers, 13220 Central Ave.; Chino Hills City Hall council chambers, 14000 City Center Drive.  Luncheon to follow at 11:45 a.m. by invitation only, Chino Hills High small gym, 16150 Pomona Rincon Rd. 

15—Chino Valley school board, 7 p.m., district office, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino

15-17—Chino Hills High Theater Department musical comedy, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”, 7 p.m., 16150 Pomona Rincon Road. 

17—Chinese New Year celebration, noon to 1:30 p.m., storytime, crafts, martial arts demonstration, and an explanation of “Year of the Dog,” Chino Branch Library, 13180 Central Ave.

17—“Starting from Seeds,” 10 to 11 a.m., children’s workshop at Chino Community Garden, 5976 Riverside Drive. Information: 334-3478.

17—“Seeds and Seed Harvesting,” 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Chino Community Garden, 5976 Riverside Drive. Information: 334-3478.

19—Washington’s Birthday, Chino Valley district schools closed.

24 and 25—Friends of the Chino Hills Library spring book sale.

27—CVUSD Art Showcase, gallery viewing from 6 to 8 p.m., Magnolia Junior High, 13150 Mountain Ave., Chino.

28— CVUSD Art Showcase, gallery viewing from 5 to 7 p.m., Magnolia Junior High, 13150 Mountain Ave., Chino.

March 2018

1—Chino Valley school board, 7 p.m., district office, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino.

3—Dr. Seuss birthday party, noon to 1:30 p.m., stories, crazy games, wild crafts, Chino Branch Library.

2-24—Chino Community Children’s Theatre’s “Mary Poppins,” 13123 Seventh St.

3—Chino Youth Museum Dairyaire 5K run, Ayala Park in Chino. Information: 334-3270.

3—Used book sale, library hours, Friends of the Chino Hills Branch Library.

4—Used book sale, library hours, Friends of the Chino Hills Branch Library.

6—Women’s history month storytime, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., guest reader Minnie McClain reading a specially-themed story, Chino Branch Library.

9—CVUSD Hit the Greens for Scholarships 9th annual golf tournament, dinner and silent auction. Tee off at 11 a.m., Vellano Country Club, 2441 Vellano Club Drive, Chino Hills. 

10—Paws at the Park, 9 a.m. to noon, hosted by City of Chino Hills, at Vila Borba Park, 17001 Amadora Drive, includes little dog races, dog fashion show, best trick contest, pen vendors, giveaways. Information: 364-2600.

10—Chino Cultural Palooza,10 a.m. to 3 p.m., performances, food, retail vendors, Chino city hall lawn, 13220 Central Ave. Information: 334-3500.

14—CVUSD Parent Information Forum includes drug trends and social media issues presented by school resource officers, 6:30 to 8 p.m. with a light dinner served at 6 p.m., Chino High multipurpose room, 5472 Park Place, Chino. 

17—St. Patrick’s Day

17—Garden workshop, “drought tolerant gardening,” 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Chino Community Garden, 5976 Riverside Drive.

17—Children’s garden workshop, “fun with succulents,” 10 to 11 a.m., Chino Community Garden, 5976 Riverside Drive.

17—Chino Hills track and field meet, 8 a.m. check-in, 9 a.m. field events, 10 a.m. running events, Ayala High School, sponsored by the City of Chino Hills. Information: 364-2700.

19—CVUSD Choral Festival, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Ayala High, 14255 Peyton Drive, Chino Hills.

21— CVUSD Choral Festival, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Chino High, 5472 Park Pl., Chino. 

25—Palm Sunday

28—Sock hop dance, 2 to 4 p.m., free, Chino Senior Center, 13170 Central Ave.

30—Good Friday

30—Passover begins at sundown

30—Opening ceremony for Legends Senior Challenge, Chino Senior Center. Information: 334-3271.

31—Chino Hills Easter Egg-citement, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., egg hunts, Easter bunny, craft fair, activities, food, Chino Hills Community Park, 3280 Eucalyptus Ave. 

April 2018

1—Easter

1—April Fools Day

2-6 —Chino Valley district schools closed for spring break.

3—Legends Senior Challenge, sports and game competitions, ten events, ends April 30, cost is $12. Registration: 334-3271.

7—Mulch giveaway, 7 a.m. until supplies run out, Veterans Park, Chino Hills Parkway and Eucalyptus Ave., Chino Hills. Sponsored by City of Chino Hills and Republic Services waste hauler. Information: 364-2800.

7—Healthy Family Day, 9 a.m. to noon, Ayala Park, 5575 Edison Ave., Chino, sponsored by City of Chino and Chino Valley YMCA.

8—Soroptimist of Chino Valley Brew and Chew, Chino Fairgrounds.

13-29—Chino Community Theatre’s “Young Frankenstein,” 13123 Seventh St., also May 4 and 5.

12—Holocaust Remembrance Day

13—Gatsby Gala dinner dance, Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive, hosted by Active Adults 50+.

14—Chino Kiwanis Corn Feed Run car show, Chino civic crenter.

18—CVUSD Community Principal for a Day, 7 to 7:50 a.m. kick off breakfast, Liberty Elementary, 2730 S. Bon View Ave., Ontario. Community leaders shadow principals at all schools until about noon, by invitation only.   

19—Chino Valley school board, 7 p.m., district office, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino

19—Art Uncorked, 5:30 to 9 p.m., Chino Fairgrounds, hosted by Chino Cultural Foundation, 5410 Edison Ave. Information: 485-0359.

21—Jazz and blues festival, 3:30 to 10 p.m., Big League Dreams, sponsored by the Chino Hills Community Foundation.

21—Garden workshop, “planting a summer garden,” 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Chino Community Garden, 5976 Riverside Drive.

21—Children’s garden workshop, “wonderful world of butterflies,” 10 to 11 a.m., Chino Community Garden, 5976 Riverside Drive.

21—Knights of Columbus St. Margaret Mary Chino #15339 seventh annual golf tournament, 8 a.m., at Green River Golf Course, 5215 Green River Road in Corona.

Cost is $100, which includes a tri-tip lunch. Lunch-only tickets are $26. Information: Raul Corona at 210-3010 or Armando Hernandez at 573-7580.

21—Chino youth track meet, Chino High School. 

22—Earth Day

28—Chino Corporate Challenge, looking for teams, ends Friday, May 11. Information: 334-3258.

May 2018

2—Awards ceremony, Legends Senior Challenge, Chino Senior Center. 

3—National Day of Prayer, celebrated at Chino city hall lawn and Chino Hills Community Center.

4-5—Chino Community Theatre’s “Young Frankenstein,” 13123 Seventh St.

5—Chino Hills community services department open house, city hall.

3—Chino Valley school board, 7 p.m., district office, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino.

5—Chino Hills community services department open house includes recreation class demonstrations, crafts, activities, and learning about summer programs, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive.

8—CVUSD Orchestra Festival, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Woodcrest Junior High, 2725 S. Campus, Ontario.

8—Lemonade and a Movie, Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive, hosted by Active Adults 50+.

13—Mother’s Day

14—CVUSD Band Showcase, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Don Lugo High, 13400 Pipeline Ave., Chino. 

14—Blood drive, noon to 6 p.m., Chino Hills government center parking lot. Information: 800-879-4484.

15—Ramadan begins at sundown

16—CVUSD Band Showcase, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Chino High, 5472 Park Place, Chino. 

19—Armed Forces Day

19—Chino Bike Day, 7:30 to 11 a.m., bicycle safety workshop by the Chino Police Department, six-mile family bike ride, refreshments and raffles, Ayala Park, 5575 Edison Ave., Chino.

19—Garden workshop, “pest control practices,” 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Chino Community Garden, 5976 Riverside Drive.

19—Children’s garden workshop, “buggin’ out with bugs,” 10 to 11 a.m., Chino Community Garden, 5976 Riverside Drive.

20—Pioneer Picnic, potluck and vintage car display, time to be announced, Chino Community Building, 5443 B Street, hosted by Chino Valley Historical Society.

21—CVUSD Band Showcase, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Ayala High, 14255 Peyton Drive, Chino Hills.

21-30—Chino Community Children’s Theatre’s “13,” 13123 Seventh St.

23—CVUSD Band Showcase, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Chino Hills High, 16150 Pomona Rincon Rd., Chino Hills. 

25 and 27—Chino Community Theatre’s “Seascape,” mature theme, 13123 Seventh St. Also June 2, 7, and 9.

24-26—Chino Community Theatre’s “A Delicate Balance,” mature theme, 13123 Seventh St. Also June 1, 3, and 9.

26 and 31--Chino Community Theatre’s “Marriage Play,” mature theme, 13123 Seventh St. Also June 2, 8, and 10.

28—Memorial Day, Chino Valley district schools closed.

29— Graduation ceremonies at Citizen Business Bank Arena, 4000 East Ontario Center Parkway, Ontario, at 3 p.m. for Chino Hills High and at 7 p.m. for Ayala High students. 

30—  Graduation ceremonies at Citizen Business Bank Arena, 4000 East Ontario Center Parkway, Ontario, at 3 p.m. for Don Lugo High and at 7 p.m. for Chino High. 

31— Buena Vista Continuation High graduation ceremony 6 p.m., 13509 Ramona Ave., Chino. 3509 Ramona A31— Final day of school for students in Chino Valley school district.

June 2018

2, 7, and 9—Chino Community Theatre’s “Seascape,” mature theme, 13123 Seventh St. 

2, 8, and 10--Chino Community Theatre’s “Marriage Play,” mature theme, 13123 Seventh St. 

3 and 9—Chino Community Theatre’s “A Delicate Balance,” mature theme, 13123 Seventh St. 

13—Chino Hills concerts in the park begin, Veterans Park.

14—Flag Day

14—Ramadan ends with Eid al Fitr

14—Chino Hills movies in the park begins.

14—Chino Valley school board, 7 p.m., district office, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino

17—Father’s Day

21—Summer begins

26—Patriotic Luncheon, Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive, hosted by Active Adults 50+.

27—Chino Hills Independence Day celebration, in conjunction with concert in the park, Veterans Park.

28—Chino Valley school board, 7 p.m., district office, 5130 Riverside Drive, Chino

July 2018

4—Independence Day

12-15--Chino Community Children’s Theatre’s “Rebel Without a Cause,” 13123 Seventh St.

17—Pizza and a Movie, Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive, hosted by Active Adults 50+.

22—Parents’ Day

August 2018

2—Parents’ Day

13—School resumes in Chino Valley school district 

3-18--Chino Community Children’s Theatre’s “Legally Blonde, the Musical,” 13123 Seventh St.

21—Ice cream social, Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive, hosted by Active Adults 50+.

September 2018

3—Labor Day.

7-23--Chino Community Theatre’s “A View from the Bridge,” 13123 Seventh St.

9—Grandparents Day

9—Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown

11—Patriot Day

18—Yom Kippur begins at sundown

18—Wild West Line Dance luncheon, Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive, hosted by Active Adults 50+.

28—Native American Day

October 2018

8—Columbus Day

19-Nov. 10--Chino Community Children’s Theatre’s “Winnie the Pooh,” 13123 Seventh St.

16—Fall Morning Matinee, Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive, hosted by Active Adults 50+.

31—Halloween

November 2018

4—Daylight Saving Time ends

6—Election Day

8—Veterans Day pie social, Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive, hosted by Active Adults 50+.

10—Chino Cultural Foundation benefit dinner-show, Los Serranos Country Club.

11—Veterans Day

19—23 Chino Valley district schools closed for Thanksgiving break.

22—Thanksgiving

30--Chino Community Theatre’s “Scrooge!” 13123 Seventh St.

December 2018

1-22--Chino Community Theatre’s “Scrooge!” 13123 Seventh St.

2—Hanukkah begins at sundown

4—Winter Morning Matinee, Chino Hills Community Center, 14250 Peyton Drive, hosted by Active Adults 50+.

7—Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

21—Winter begins

21—Jan. 4, Chino Valley district schools closed for winter break.

24—Christmas Eve

25—Christmas Day

31—New Year’s Eve

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